Sterile baby geese?

Discussion in 'Geese' started by HollyORiley, Feb 16, 2014.

  1. HollyORiley

    HollyORiley Out Of The Brooder

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    Is it true when a Canada goose and a Toulouse goose breed the babies will be sterile?

    I have a female Canada goose and I was wanting to get a male Toulouse or American Buff, but I have heard that the babies can be sterile.
     
  2. chooks4life

    chooks4life Overrun With Chickens

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    "Can be sterile" doesn't sound like "will all be sterile" so unless they carry a nasty lethal gene you don't want to pass on and battle for generations to come, if I were you I would probably go ahead and cross them, and see what results. I don't know much about geese, only kept them for about a year and a bit. Best wishes with your experiment.
     
  3. livininbrazil

    livininbrazil Chillin' With My Peeps

    hi chooks, I´m getting some interesting results from my experiments, it raises more questions! [​IMG] And I love your new avatar, very pretty.
     

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